July 2, 2015 RSS feed / Columns

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Watermelon

One of my most favorite meals as a little boy on my Strasburg, N.D., farm in the 1930’s featured watermelon and noodles… a large roaster full of finger-sized noodles rolled from bread dough on baking day. More...

Garden Thyme

The wild weather continues! After dodging storms through Montana, we arrived home from a two week vacation on the west coast in time for Father’s Day, the summer solstice and a whale of a thunderstorm. More...

From the Heartland

This week’s forecast is on target for this time of year. Highs will fluctuate between 77 and 90 degrees while lows will be steadier—55 to 59 degrees. As one would expect, thunderstorms are a possibility. More...

Back In Time

10 YEARS St. Andrew’s Catholic Church of Zeeland celebrates centennial. Emmons County Treasurer, Rusty Plienis, is recognized by N.D. Association of Counties. 25 YEARS More...

Good News

from the Emmons County Ministerial Association

The question of identity has been in the news quite a bit recently. Bruce Jenner, a 1976 Olympic decathlete, now identifies himself as Caitlyn Jenner. More...

Everyday Extension

Don’t let pests ruin your perfect picnic

On a warm day with a gentle breeze, who can resist a picnic? Unfortunately a number of pests try to foil our best attempts at perfect picnics. Troops of ants march, ready to invade. More...